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    This workhorse Rickenbacker 4003 bass was popular in the classic rock era and played by Geddy Lee, Chris Squire, Paul McCartney, and more. It has a jetglo black finish, 2 high-output pickups, bound rosewood fretboard with distinctive pearloid triangle inlays. Live and play the dream!
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The following specs were provided by our repair and appraisal teams. For a more detailed description please call (517) 372-7880
  • SN VE 1295
  • 1981
  • EC-
  • Jetglo black finish (light finish checking)
  • Solid body electric bass
  • Maple neck thru (bound) body, maple body wings
  • Bound rosewood fretboard with pearloid triangle inlays
  • 2 high output pickups, stereo output 
  • Black (2-piece) pickguard and truss rod cover with logo
  • Two volume and two tone controls
  • Modern bridge and tuners
  • 1-11/16" nut, 33-1/2" scale
  • 9.6 lbs.
  • Original hard case
  • Made in USA

Rickenbacker 4003 Bass (1981)

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SKU: 55U-210564

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$2,850 USD
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$2,850 USD
This workhorse Rickenbacker 4003 bass was popular in the classic rock era and played by Geddy Lee, Chris Squire, Paul McCartney, and more. It has a jetglo black finish, 2 high-output pickups, bound rosewood fretboard with distinctive pearloid triangle inlays. Live and play the dream!
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The following specs were provided by our repair and appraisal teams. For a more detailed description please call (517) 372-7880
  • SN VE 1295
  • 1981
  • EC-
  • Jetglo black finish (light finish checking)
  • Solid body electric bass
  • Maple neck thru (bound) body, maple body wings
  • Bound rosewood fretboard with pearloid triangle inlays
  • 2 high output pickups, stereo output 
  • Black (2-piece) pickguard and truss rod cover with logo
  • Two volume and two tone controls
  • Modern bridge and tuners
  • 1-11/16" nut, 33-1/2" scale
  • 9.6 lbs.
  • Original hard case
  • Made in USA